Port Blair, July 14: The ex-Adhyaksha ZP SA and Zilla Parishad Member, Wimberlygunj, Miss Mariyam Bibi recently met the Director Industries and enquired about the status of development of Industrial Estate at Lambapahad. The land for this purpose was allotted long back ago and necessary estimate was also prepared by the APWD for its development.

Port Blair, July 14: Post COVID-19 lockdown, farmers of Andaman and Nicobar Islands have started preparation for the kharif season, wherein they are expected to grow high yielding varieties of paddy in the lowland area and plantation, spices, fruits and vegetables in mid and upland area, Indian Major Carp (IMC) fishes in farm ponds besides rearing livestock.

Port Blair, July 13: The Ex-Adhyaksha, Zilla Parishad South Andaman, Miss V. K. Mariyam Bibi met the Director RD/PRI in his office and apprised him about the grievances of DRM's working in various Panchayat Samities.

BJP All Set to Call for ‘Andaman Bandh’ on 17th July As Mark of Protest Against Administration’s Monopoly

Report: Sumita Devi & Sajeet Mathai

Port Blair, July 13: The attack on a Patwari of Sagar Dweep by the Pradhan of the area Mr Shankar Das has raised much commotion and rage among the BJP party leaders of A&N Islands. Shankar Das has been absconding since the time of the incident, while the Police is on a vigorous search to smoke out the Pradhan. Following the incident, the Police has been sending summons and notices to the BJP party workers which included the State President of the party, Mr. Ajoy Bairagi. The enraged BJP workers led by the Party President have now decided to call for an Andaman Bandh on 17th July 2020.

Port Blair, July 13: Kala Kendra Society under the Department of Art & Culture, A & N Administration is organizing online Talent Hunt Competition for students in Indian Classical Dance in the month of July 2020. The competition shall be conducted in two age groups i.e. 11 yrs to 14 yrs and 15 yrs to 18 yrs.